Lawrence Durrell

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Lawrence Durrell
Lawrence Durrell
Born(1912-02-27)27 February 1912
Jalandhar, British India
Died7 November 1990(1990-11-07) (aged 78)
Sommières, France
OccupationBiographist; poet; playwright; novelist
Period1931 - 1990
Notable work(s)The Alexandria Quartet

Lawrence George Durrell (27 February 1912 – 7 November 1990) was an expatriate British novelist, poet, dramatist, and travel writer, though he resisted affiliation with Britain and preferred to be considered cosmopolitan.